Alexander is a licensed clinical social worker in the state of Florida with 12 years of experience in acute mental illness and addiction. In his clinical practice, he specializes in dual diagnosis, trauma work and crisis stabilization, using various modalities such as cognitive behavioral therapy, dialectical behavior therapy and mindfulness based cognitive therapy, as well as EMDR. He earned a Master’s in Social Work from Florida Atlantic University. After serving for over five years at the Institute for Mental Health at St. Mary’s Medical Center in the roles of mental health therapist, intake specialist, Baker Act coordinator and discharge planner, Alexander transitioned to managed care, working for the Centene Corporation as utilization review manager. Alexander is committed to advocating on behalf of every client at Lucida in order to obtain insurance payments from all major payers in the managed care industry.